Tag: Ship Date


Introducing the 2014 Robot!

February 19, 2014

Well, here we are — Bag and Tag day! After 6 weeks of hard work, Quixilver had one final day of preparation starting at 9:30 AM. Drivers and programmers had the entire day to practice shooting, passing, catching, picking up, and self-catching before sealing the robot and preparing it for shipping to our first regional: […]

2012 Build Season Recap

February 22, 2012

The last two weeks have been extremely hectic, so here’s what we have been up to: On February 11, we held a demo at the Microsoft Store at Valley Faire Mall on Stevens Creek Boulevard, San Jose. We brought robots from 2006, 2009, and 2010. The 2009 Lunacy robot was connected to a Microsoft Kinect, […]

2010 Ship Date

February 23, 2010

We packed our robot into the crate last night, and today FedEx came and picked it up to ship to our first competition, the Silicon Valley Regional on March 18-20.  We have chosen to withhold 65 pounds of our robot, as allowed by FIRST, and will continue to make improvements and adjustments until competition!

Ship Date 2009

February 17, 2009

After six weeks of hard work, our robot is now complete and shipped off to our first competition.  We can finally catch up on all the sleep we lost during build season.  See you all in a few weeks at the Silicon Valley Regional!

Ship Date 2008

February 19, 2008

Our robot has been shipped for the regional challenge! All final touches have been made; the deadline was hard to meet but we managed to get our robot together and in the crate.